Soon after you register, you will be called to confirm your registration, go over some additional details and to simply get to know you a little better.
The Poetry Jam session will be held as a Zoom webinar, and you will be sent a specific link for you to use when signing in to the webinar.
The session will be between 60-75 minutes, with time slots for up to 10 poets.
You will have 5 minutes to discuss and deliver your poem. Please stick to this time limit to respect your fellow poets waiting their turn.
You may perform either your own poetry, or your interpretation of someone else's poetry, such as Keats, Poe, Wilde, etc.
In addition to the other poets in the session, there will be an audience of people watching as well.
Language and topics guidelines
Strong language permitted only if properly and well utilized to convey emotion or emphasis - all poems subject to pre-approval before performance.
Gratuitous use of strong language is prohibited.
Explicit sexuality, racist or homophobic language and topics prohibited.
* Please note that this Poetry Jam Session will be recorded for future playback and viewing. By participating you agree to have your likeness and audio recorded on camera for future Belmar Public Library and Belmar Borough Use.